Author Archives: Artemis Berry, Vice President, Digital Retail, Shop.org

The retail industry has added more than 200,000 jobs over the past year, but – despite the popular image of the industry – 44 percent of retail employees do not work in a sales position. So, what are those jobs, you ask? Here are the five in-demand digital positions available in retail (and on the [...]

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If you’re celebrating the birthday of the World Wide Web today – the anniversary of the day in 1989 that Sir Tim Berners-Lee wrote a paper proposing the system that transformed the Internet – then you’re paying homage to 25 years of online inspiration. Thanks to the Internet Archive Wayback Machine, Shop.org is reminiscing about [...]

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The wide world of retail will come together in less than a week for Retail’s BIG Show in New York City. With so many educational and networking opportunities, it can be a blur for BIG Show veterans and rookies alike. So to help attendees get their bearings, here’s my list of sessions infused with digital [...]

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Social media has made the world more connected, and retailers have leveraged these platforms to brand themselves and attract consumers across the globe. While many retailers already have a presence on Facebook and Twitter, 2013 was all about curation, video and instantaneous engagement. And there are some new – or elevated – contenders in the [...]

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The most wonderful time of the year is here. Between holiday planning, IPOs adding to the number of billionaires in the world, game-changing announcements from Amazon, and pop-up stores giving digital retailers a physical presence, it’s been a busy month for digital retail. To help you catch up from some of the hottest news from [...]

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